Union University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1050 Union University Drive

Jackson, TN 38305-3697

(731) 661-5000

(800) 338-6466

Fax: (731) 661-5017



Contact: Rich Grimm

Vice President for Enrollment Services
Main Address

1050 Union University Drive

Jackson, TN 38305-3697

(731) 668-1818

www.uu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,574

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 462

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,275

Graduate enrollment: 1,081

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $35

Online application fee: $35
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 82%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Music Theory/Composition B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Cellular/Molecular Biology B
Conservation Biology B
Zoology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Business/Managerial Economics B
International Business B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Advertising B
Broadcast Journalism B
Communications/Rhetoric B
Digital Communications/Multimedia B
Journalism B
Public Relations B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Web/Multimedia Design B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Business Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
ESL Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Special Education B
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Foreign Language Teacher Education B
French Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Kindergarten/Preschool Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B
Special Education B

Engineering

Electrical/Communications Engineering B
Engineering Physics B
Mechanical Engineering B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Family Systems B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Clinical Laboratory Science B
Nursing (RN) B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Intercultural/Multicultural/Diversity Studies B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Christian Studies A,B,C
Ethics B
Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemical Physics B
Chemistry B
Physical Sciences – General B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Religious/Sacred Music B
Theology B
Youth Ministry B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Union University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(731) 668-1818
Website:www.uu.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://uu.ellucianrecruiter.com/Admissions/Pages/Welcome.aspx
Address:1050 Union University Dr, Jackson, TN 38305-3697
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:3,466
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):64%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,431 (70% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$30,330
Out-of-state Tuition:$30,330
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$21,703

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Union University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Union University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences16
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services62
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs6
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3
Education41245
Engineering2
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics4
Health Professions and Related Programs448
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies122
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Philosophy and Religious Studies131
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences4
Theology and Religious Vocations52
Visual and Performing Arts6
Grand total10174205

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Union University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Education11
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Grand total112

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Union University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$30,330
Out-of-state$30,330
Books and supplies$1,250

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$6,890
Out-of-state$6,890

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid338100%
Grant or scholarship aid338100%$21,703
Student loan aid19056%$6,614

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,00780%$16,541
Federal student loans1,39055%$7,889

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Union University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Union University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants2,0126741,338
Percent admitted100%65%61%
Percent admitted who enrolled17%18%16%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Union University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment3,466
Undergraduate enrollment2,286
Graduate enrollment1,180

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Union University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
    • Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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